Hindustan Copper Apprentice Recruitment 2019-20- Apply Now


Hindustan Copper Apprentice Recruitment 2019-20 notification is out. Hindustan Copper Ltd (HCL), India’s premier copper-producing public sector company is recruiting  47 apprentices to be trained and absorbed in its Unit Indian Copper Complex at Gatsila in Jharkhand.

Vacancies are to be filled in two categories comprising different trades; namely 1) Attendant-cum-Jr. Technician Trainee and 2) Operator-cum-Jr.Technician Trainee. The company has invited applications from eligible candidates for the posts latest by 16.12.2019.

If you are interested and eligible, don’t wait for the last date to submit the application. You can download the original notification at the end of this article, and follow the instructions of how to apply for the posts.

So, continue reading.

Hindustan Copper Apprentice Recruitment 2019-20: Important Dates 

Submission of application begins16.11.2019
Last date to receive the application16.12.2019

Category-wise Vacancies in Hindustan Copper Ltd

The current notification is for the recruitment of apprentices in two main categories under various disciplines. And this is the category-wise break-up of the vacancies to be filled:

Name of the Post
AAttendant-cum- Jr.Technician TraineeNo. of VacanciesURSCSTOBCEWS
1Attendant-cum- Jr.Technician Trainee Mechanical5311
2Attendant-cum- Jr.Technician Trainee Electrical6411
3Attendant-cum- Jr.Technician Trainee Flash Smelter611211
4 Attendant-cum- Jr.Technician Trainee-Sulphuric Acid Plant/ Refinery (R&D)62121
5Attendant-cum- Jr.Technician Trainee Power Plant211
6Attendant-cum- Jr.Technician Trainee Store & Dispatch211
BOperator-cum- Jr.Technician Trainee
7Operator-cum – Technician Trainee- Mechanical4211
8Operator-cum – Technician Trainee- Electrical4211
9Operator-cum – Technician Trainee- Civil211
10Operator-cum-Technician Trainee- Flash Smelter3111
11Operator-cum-Technician Trainee- Sulphuric Acid Plant/ Refinery (R&D)3111
12Operator-cum – Technician Trainee- Material & Contract and HR&A321
13Operator-cum – Technician Trainee-Laboratory  Technician11

Total Vacancies: 47

Hindustan Copper Apprentice Recruitment: Eligibility Criteria 

Before filing the application, let us make sure that you are eligible for the posts advertised. Look at the details of conditions like age restriction and essential educational qualifications, experience etc.

Only Indian nationals can apply for the post.

  • Age Limit for all the posts: Candidate must be between 18 to 40 years old as on 01/11/2019.
  • Upper age relaxation for SC/ST and OBC (non-Creamy layer) candidates is 05  and 03 years respectively.

Educational and other qualifications 

SL. 1 & 2.  Attendant-cum- Jr.Technician Trainee Mechanical and Attendant-cum- Jr.Technician Trainee Electrical

Candidates applying for these posts must be ITI pass in any of the trades such as Fitter, Mechanist, Turner, Motor Mechanic, Plumber, Blacksmith, Diesel Mechanic, Electrician and Wireman.


The candidate must be a 10th pass with 3 years of experience in Mechanical Maintenance, Electrical maintenance of Non-ferrous industries.

SL. 3 to 6. Attendant-cum- Jr.Technician Trainees Flash Smelter, Sulphuric Acid Plant/ Refinery (R&D), Power Plant and Store & Dispatch

Candidates must be 10th Pass with 3 years experience in operation of Smelter/Sulphuric acid Plant /Refinery/Power Plant/R&D/Store & Dispatch section of non-ferrous industries.

Sl. 7 to 10. Operator-cum- Jr.Technician Trainees Mechanical, Electrical, Civil and Flash Smelter

Applicants for the above posts should be holding a Diploma in any one of Mechanical /Automobile Engg/Electrical Engg/ Electrical Instrumentation/Civil Engg/ Metallurgy.


Graduates (B.Sc) in Physics, Chemistry and Maths with three years experience in the non-ferrous industry

Sl. 11. Operator-cum-Technician Trainee- Sulphuric Acid Plant/ Refinery (R&D)

B.Sc in Chemistry with 3 years experience R&D /Sulphuric Acid plant/Refinery of non-ferrous industry.

Sl. 12. Operator-cum-Technician Trainee- Material & Contract and HR&A

Graduates with 3 years experience in Materials & Contract/HRA in a public limited company

Sl. 13. Operator-cum – Technician Trainee-Laboratory  Technician

Diploma/Certificate Course in Laboratory Technician from a recognised institution.

Hindustan Copper Apprentice Recruitment 2019-20 : Application Fee 

A non-refundable application fee of:

  • ₹500 for candidates belonging to the general category
  • ₹250 for SC/ST and EWS candidates
  • The fee is to be paid online to the bank account of Hindustan Copper Ltd through NEFT
  • NEFT or National Electronic Fund Transfer is a tool to transfer funds electronically/online
  • Following are the details of the bank account of Hindustan Copper Ltd.
Bank NameState bank of India
Account NameHindustan Copper Ltd, Indian Copper Complex
Account No11524102778
Account typeCC Account
Bank Branch codeMoubhandar (01484)
IFS CodeSBIN0001484
MICR code832002501

Hindustan Copper Apprentice Recruitment 2019-20: How To Apply 

Ensure that you have the required eligibility to apply for the post

First off all download the original notification

On page 2 of the notification, you can see the “Application Format”

Based on this format, type the information called for.

You may send the duly completed, signed application along with the copies of following documents to the following address:


The list of documents to be forwarded along with the  Application

( All self- attested photocopies of documents proving what you have filled in the application about age, education, experience etc.)

  1. Three copies of your passport size colour photo
  2. 10th/ Matriculation Certificate as proof of Date of Birth
  3. Marksheets/certificate of 10th/Matriculation/ITI/Diploma/ Graduation as applicable
  4. Experience certificate as applicable
  5. Caste certificate as applicable
  6. One recent photograph of the candidates duly pasted and signed- on the application form at the appropriate place
  7. Copy of proof of having paid the application fee through NEFT
  8. Application form complete in all respect and signed
  9. Send the application form and documents by Speed Post or Registered Post to the given address.
  10. Remember to write on the envelope the ” NAME OF THE POST APPLIED”
  11. Don’t wait for the last date, i.e., 16.12.2019 to submit the application
  12. Applications received after 4:00 pm of 16.12.2019 will not be considered.

Based on the application, Admit card will be issued to the candidates and sent by Speed Post or registered mail. You must carry the Admit card while appearing for the written test.

Hindustan Copper Apprentice Recruitment 2019-20: Selection Process

The selection of the candidates will be based on the results of a written test. The venue of the test is Ghatsila, Jharkhand. In case of any change in venue, it will be intimated to the candidate by mail or through a notification in the company’s website. So visit the site regularly after submitting the application form.

Please note that no travelling allowance will be paid for attending the written test.

As regards the written test, please note that the questions are related to your respective trade. Additionally, there will be questions on General knowledge, Current affairs and General Science, Computer knowledge such as MS Office/ Excel and simple Mathematics.

The questions are objective type with a minimum of 4 choices. There is a negative mark for wrong answers (half mark for every wrong answer).

Hindustan Copper Salary

The Attendant-cum-Jr. Technician Trainees ( i.e., Post 1 to 6) will be paid a stipend  of
₹12,800 per month in the first year of training and  ₹14,400 in the second year. On successful completion of the training, the candidates will be absorbed in the regular role with a pay scale T1 of ₹15,920-₹29,050

Meanwhile, Operator-cum-Jr. Technician Trainees ( i.e., Post 7 to 13) will get a stipend of ₹14,000 per month in the first year of training and  ₹15,700 in the second year. On successful completion of the training, they will be appointed in a pay scale T3 of ₹17,380-₹31,810.

Apart from the normal Pay and Allowances, as a regular employee you are entitled to IDA, CPF, Gratuity etc., and medical benefits for self and dependents as per Company ‘s rule.

For more detailed instructions and guidelines please refer the original notification.